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The band plays in front of the barracks, 1942 July 14

 Item — Envelope: 38

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

This collection of 217 black and white photographs is a representative survey of the aspects of military life and training on the base from 1942 to 1945. All the photos are numbered, identified, and stamped "Official U.S. Army Air Corps photo" on back. Activities represented include, among others, the Sixth War Loan drive, an open house for the public, redeployment, multiple training exercises, the training of Chinese fighter pilots, day-to-day life, and medal presentations to servicemen or the families of those missing in action.

Dates

  • 1942 July 14

Language of Materials

From the Collection:

The records are in English.

Extent

From the Collection: .5 cubic feet (217 photographs)

Repository Details

Part of the Connecticut State Library Repository

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